Wednesday, December 11, 2019
According to the district, 30 administrators responded in informal polling and said they would be interested in carrying firearms to protect their school.
Their legislation would ensure states can’t suspend, revoke or deny professional, teaching and drivers’ licenses if people are behind or have defaulted on their student loans. 
Recent polls have shown Gillum ahead of DeSantis though the Democrats have not won a gubernatorial election in Florida since 1994 when incumbent Gov. Lawton Chiles edged future Gov. Jeb Bush. 
The Florida Job Growth Grant Fund, which Scott and the Florida Legislature launched in 2017, provides $85 million for improving public infrastructure and enhancing workforce training in Florida.
Veterans groups and education leaders are going all out to help a South Florida congresswoman’s proposal to close a loophole proprietary colleges use when it comes to federal funds, including GI benefits.
In the report, Adam Andrzejewski, the CEO and founder of OpenTheBooks.com and a Forbes.com columnist, notes that Florida placed fourth in the nation and received $5.6 billion in student loans.
Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody focused on teen vaping this week, crossing the state to crack down on it even as she noted that one out of four high school students in the Sunshine State vape.
While the University of Florida and Florida State University moving up the ranks garnered most of the attention in the Sunshine State, another school in the state made its mark in the newest U.S News and World Report’s rankings of the best colleges in the nation.
The University of Tampa (UT) continues to set enrollment records as it current student body is the largest ever. This marks the 23rd year in a row, UT has seen a record-high enrollment.
During this sales tax holiday period, qualifying items will be exempt from tax including certain school supplies selling for $15 or less per item, and clothing, footwear, and certain accessories selling for $60 or less per item.